Venue Details

47 Star Starred
Earl Smith Strand Theatre
Located on the Marietta Square 117 North Park Square Marietta, GA 30060
770-293-0080
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4.6 / 5 Rated by 19 members
Review from Goldstar Member

Wow! So glad that we saw this show!!! What a beautiful venue plus a great comic opera performance by the Atlanta Lyric Theatre! Our family will definitely return to The Strand and look forward to other performances by this theatrical outfit! ...continued

reviewed Apr 17 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Joy

The play was well done and the theater is gorgeous. Beware of getting seated under cold air vents however or bring wraps to protect yourself!
There are plenty of places to eat before the Operetta and parking was not a problem either. It is a long...continued

reviewed Apr 15 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Shasta Guthrie

The performers were top-notch professionals--VERY entertaining and talented! Although I thoroughly enjoyed the show overall, I have mixed feelings about the contemporary references sprinkled within the original story.

reviewed Apr 24 2011 report as inappropriate
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Learn more about The Mikado from the in-depth information at the Gilbert & Sullivan Archive online.

Description

Gilbert and Sullivan are the undisputed masters of comic operetta and the proud parents of the modern musical. That their works are more in demand today than when they were created over a century ago is ample proof of their lasting brilliance. The hapless lovers in The Mikado are mercilessly buffeted by social restrictions, legal inconsistencies, judicial inequities, government stupidities, and that’s just the first act! Poor dears – it would be absolutely tragic if it weren’t so hysterically funny.

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